Penguin: Open Source a tool, not a business model?

The benefits of open source and community – the view from the trenches Open source is not a business model; it’s a tool. If you are a software company providing a specific set of features, then you don’t want to open source your code, says Sommerseth. But if your company can provide services around what you …

Penguin: 6 Open Source Android Alternative Operating Systems For Mobiles

6 Open Source Android Alternative Operating Systems For Mobiles In the wake of the ongoing US-Huawei-Google tussle, many Android enthusiasts are wondering about the different alternative phone operating systems that are out there. We have Apple’s iOS at our disposal, but the cost of owning an iPhone makes it an impossible choice for many. This …

Penguin: #GoogleGestapo #UNRIG American Spy State Timeline & Commentary on Patent Fraud, Mass Surveillance, and Full Integration of Facebook, Google, Et Al with CIA and NSA…

Michael McKibben, developer of the original concept for social media, and still fighting the theft of his intellectual property by Facebook from Leader Technologies, appears to be the primary author of this report. The two graphics are extracted to provide a sense of the report’s importance. https://patriots4truth.files.wordpress.com/2019/05/the-treason-report-1.pdf Executive Orders & James P. Chandler Graphic Below …

Penguin: Adobe Makes Open Source A Priority — This Will Not Save Them

How and Why Adobe is Making Open Source A Strategic Priority In October 2018, Adobe ranked as the 16th largest corporate open source contributor (per Github data), moving up the list from our 32ndranking in 2017. One of the reasons for this growth came from the acquisition of Magento in June 2018 and its open …

Penguin: How ZCoin’s Privacy Technology Compares to the Competition

How Zcoin’s Privacy Technology Compares to the Competition Unlike the previous anonymity schemes which involve obscuring the real transactions with other inputs or transactions, the Zerocoin protocol completely breaks the transaction links between coins through the use of zero-knowledge proofs. This anonymity scheme is not without some drawbacks. In return for the huge anonymity set …

Penguin: 26 States Forbid Community Broadband — Corrupt Legislators, Pathetic Voters, Aggressive Bribery & Blackmail by Telcom Sector

Report: 26 States Now Ban or Restrict Community Broadband Frustrated by slow speeds, limited availability, high prices and terrible customer service, more than 750 communities across the country have built their own broadband ISPs or cooperatives. Studies have shown these locally owned and operated networks tend to offer lower prices, faster speeds, and better customer …